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McDonald’s and Coca-Cola have defended their sponsorship of the Olympic Games after criticisms about their involvement were levelled at the brands by the president of International Olympic Committee.

Unless they're being sold with a portion of fish, chips won't be served at the Olympics due to the McDonald's sponsorship deal!

from The Times

Visa threatens to cut Fifa ties over bribery scandal

The pressure on Sepp Blatter’s ailing Fifa regime increased this morning as one of its leading sponsors threatened to withdraw its support unless it sees a commitment to reform. After McDonald’s, adidas and Coca-Cola, three of the leading sponsors for the 2018 World Cup finals, expressed grave concern at the latest allegations of systemic corruption last night, Visa warned it would “reassess” its sponsorship deal if Fifa did not deliver immediate change.

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from BBC News

London 2012: The great Olympics sponsorship bandwagon

IOC takes heat for selling sponsorship of 2012 Olympics to marketers of unhealthful products such as McDonald's

from Mail Online

Instagram model who vowed to abandon social media launches CASH appeal

Essena O'Neill just 19 years old got tired of being paid to be an Instagram fraud. She now claims she's broke and needs money to pay her bills. Poor baby! McDonald's is always hiring.

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'Pokémon Go' Delayed in Japan Due to Leaked McDonald's Sponsorship Details - https://www.aivanet.com/2016/07/pokemon-go-delayed-in-japan-due-to-leaked-mcdonalds-sponsorship-details/

McDonald’s conducted a European digital campaign that asked fans to demonstrate their passion for the game, as part of its sponsorship of the European Championships, UEFA 2012, from MarketingWeek